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Announcing our 2012-13 After-School & Community Classes
“Take My Word For It!” teaches after-school and community-based programs throughout the San Francisco Bay area as well as in Northern Virginia.
For all of the juicy, watermelon slurping, sandal wearing info on our summer antics with Words and Art, click on "Register for Summer Camp 2011" on the left hand side of our blog home page.
…to have been featured in an article appearing on oaklandnorth.net! Reporter Karmah Elmusa visited "Take My Word For It!" 's class at Chabot Elementary and also attended our Chabot students' reading the following evening. For all of the details, read … Continue reading →
An outfit known as “Mysterious Letters” is making a gallant attempt to reinvigorate the lost art of letter writing. Their plan: to send a hand-written letter to everyone in the entire world. They started in Ireland. Look:
Check out the story below! It is a link to an awesome article discussing the book, "Listen to the Wind," written by Greg Mortenson and Susan L. Roth. "Listen to the Wind" is a picture-book version of the best selling … Continue reading →
Have you ever seen and read the awesome website put out by the Office of Letters and Light? They are the folks who dreamed up and put on NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month). www.http://www.nanowrimo.org/. Each November, they challenge and support … Continue reading →
We've researched a number of blogs and websites that are places for young writers to publish their work, read about other young authors, find out about favorite books, and more. Here are some URL's: http://www.kidpub.com http://www.mrsmagooreads.com http://yareviews.wikispaces.com http://www.stonesoup.com/archive